Cities & Towns

Corte

If you drive through central Corsica, you will discover magnificent landscapes and eat in great restaurants. Visit Corte by its small train, and learn about how it was the old capital of Corsica. Today, it is the university town and home to the Palazzu Nationale, the old government headquarters of Pascal Paoli. This is a great place for a day trip.

Bonifacio and the Lavezzi Islands

In the direction of Sartène (1 hour by car), and the only limestone region in Corsica, this old city and its unobstructed citadel perched 65 meters above the sea on a narrow, white limestone cliff facing Sardinia. Go on a sea excursions around the Lavezzi Islands, and then on the way back, there is a guided visit of 1.5 hours  by the Cavallo Island the the famous Sperone Gulf. 

Ajaccio

Imperial city and the birthplace of Napoléon, Ajaccio proudly preserves the memory of “the prodigal child of glory.” Visit the city, it’s lively market, the Fesch Museum or the House of Napoléon, as well as the beautiful walk to the Parata Tower facing the Blood Islands.

Alta Rocca

Discover the Alta Rocca region, with the Land of Lords, Sainte Lucie of Tallano and Levie, which are all located in the heart of Alta Rocca. History and medieval archeology lovers will find in the Alta Rocca, a region rich in discoveries. You will love the beautiful trails in the countryside, lined with chestnut trees and groves of green vines. In one of the mountainous areas the most typical of the island, you can discover the remains of ancient Corsicans in the Prehistoric museum.

Sartène

Medieval stronghold of the powerful family of the Lords of Rocca. It is said that this is one of the most authentically Corsican towns in Corsica.

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